Editorials

Election year offers challenges to candidates

Hamtramck’s election season is now off and running. There is a lot at stake this year – but then again, there is every year. Hamtramck is once again…

Addressing street harassment should start in the schools

It’s been happening for years in Hamtramck. Specifically, street harassment of women. Whether it’s catcalls or aggressive sexual propositioning, generations of Hamtramck women have experienced this verbal assault.…

News

Caniff city parking lot is now closed for repaving

Caniff city parking lot is now closed for repaving

  By Charles Sercombe Caniff just got more traffic congestion. The city parking lot on…

Council reaches an agreement on addressing street harassment

By Charles Sercombe In a second attempt to address the street harassment of women, the…

Bomb scare will lead to charges

Bomb scare will lead to charges

  By Charles Sercombe The two teens who allegedly called in a fake bomb threat…

Breaking news … Concern raised over officers’ encounter with a mentally disturbed person

Breaking news … Concern raised over officers’ encounter with a mentally disturbed person

  By Charles Sercombe On Friday, Hamtramck social media blew up over how three Hamtramck…

Business

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

There are no magic dragons here, but plenty else to choose from

By Alan Madlane There’s a new kid in town in the recreational pot trade, and its name is Puff. Er, like the magic dragon, yes. A song we…

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

Plenty of buzz about newest biz

  By Charles Sercombe And just like that, Hamtramck has a retail outlet where adults 21 years old and older can now legally purchase recreational marijuana. You don’t…

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

Non-profit organization meets the needs of many in our community

  By Alan Madlane Emina Ferizovic is the founder of the Hamtramck non-profit relief center J&E Community Relief (located at 11816 Jos. Campau Ave). We asked her a…

Photo Gallery

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

Vintage baseball comes to Hamtramck Stadium

    By Charles Sercombe Hamtramck’s historic baseball stadium came full circle last Saturday. When the stadium was first built, as…

News

School district maps out a plan on how to spend relief money

School district maps out a plan on how to spend relief money

  By Charles Sercombe The Hamtramck Public School District has big plans on how to spend its portion of President Biden’s COVID-19 relief bill. About $35 million…

Features

WSU digs Hamtramck again; signs pact with museum

WSU digs Hamtramck again; signs pact with museum

  By Greg Kowalski A bit of a bottle. A piece of pipe. The sole of a shoe. Trivial trash? Not to the trained eyes of more…

Editorials

Police reform begins with civilian oversight

Police reform has been on the minds of many folks nationwide following a spate of police shootings of unarmed suspects. Recently, a Hamtramck-based writer proposed, in an…

Sports

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

With a new coach, Cosmos finally have something to celebrate

By Mike Murphy Special to The Review The Hamtramck High Cosmos varsity football team fell one game short of getting into the state playoffs this year but…